Sept. 17, 2011 | Michie Stadium | West Point, N.Y.
About Jenkins: cerebral performer with solid understanding of game ... often lauded for ability to be prepared for game action without needing large amount of practive repetitions ... served as the top backup behind starter Trent Steelman in 2010 ... with Steelman out due to shoulder injury, took the majority of snaps with the first team during spring drills.
2010: Appeared in seven games ... 14 rushes for 55 yards ... averaged 3.9 yards per carry ... completed 1-of-5 passes for 20 yards ... took first career snaps at quarterback in relief of injured starter Trent Steelman opposite Hawai'i ... scored on one-yard run on first play under center ... finished with 29 yards on 10 carries ... completed 1-of-2 passes for 20 yards opposite the Warriors ... one carry for career-long 18 yards against Notre Dame.
2009: Drew field duty in just once contest ... appeared in a special teams role against Duke ... registered first career tackle opposite Blue Devils ... credited with primary hit.
2008: Appeared in one contest ... served as deep back in Army's "victory" formation snaps during home defeat of Louisiana Tech ... older brother, Ross, served as Bulldogs' starting quarterback that afternoon.
High School: Two-time all-district selection at Langham High ... played for head coach Mac Woodfin ... two-time letterwinner ... two-time starter ... paced district in passing yards and touchdown passes ... established single season school record for per-game passing average ... accounted for eight touchdowns and 589 yards in one game to set single game school standards in both those categories ... passed for 386 markers in that contest ... standout performer on baseball diamond as well ... split time between catcher and pitcher positions ... all-state choice behind plate ... served as team captain in both sports during busy senior year ... National Honor Society member ... active member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and YMCA Teen Corps.
Personal: Born April 10, 1990 ... given name is Robert Max Jenkins ... mother's name is Felicia Jenkins ... father, Mark, passed away in 2010 ... brother, Ross, served as starting quarterback at Louisiana Tech in 2009 ... Max lists spending time with friends, playing sports and outdoor activities as hobbies ... majoring in Engineering Management.